Letizia Scarpello. 

"The relationship between man and space, man himself as space

the grandeur of his body and emotions in the forms of forces and opposing weights

found the heart of my research."

Lives and works in Italy.

B. 1989, Pescara.


Education

2015 MFA, Brera Academy of Fine Arts, Milan

2011 BFA, Istituto Marangoni, London


Solo Shows

2018, Troppo Umano, critic note by Ginevra Bria, Macao, Milan

2017 the Beauties, critic note by Mila Tenaglia, curated by t-space, t-space studio, Milan


Group Shows

2019 Pendaison de Cremaillere, laser print show curated by Campo Base, Campo Base, Turin

2018 Rose Bouquet, Independent art project gather for a collective portrait, curated by Andrea Magnani and Caterina Ongaro, Marselleria Permanent Exhibition, Milan

2017 I ragazzi di via della fucina, curated by Ilaria Bonacossa, Mario Cristinai, Ilda Curti, Alessandra Piosielli, Anna Pironti, Pierluigi Sacco, Caterina Seia, Museo Condominio Via della Fucina, Nexst Program, Turin

2017 Vir Open Studio, curated by Giulio Verago and Patrizia Brusarosco, Viafarini, Milan

2016 Vir Open Studio, curated by Giulio Verago and Patrizia Brusarosco, Viafarini, Milan

2016 Diserta, curated by Pepe collettivo, Casa della Cultura, Spoltore (PE)

2016 Pavoni, in collaboration with Simone Berti, a project by Istituto Svizzero, Caterina Riva, Dallas, Istituto Svizzero, Milan

2016 Navata 34, a project by Officine Tesla, Green Garage, Milan

2016 Continuum, Stage as social platform, in collaboration with Luigi Coppola, curated by Simone Frangi and Tommaso Sacchi, a project by NCTM Studio Legale and Gabi Scardi for XV Triennale, Milan

2015 Rek, Qatar Pavilion, Expo, Milan

2015 Premio Gabriele D'Annunzio, project by Area Libera, Pescara

2015 Nutrimento Urbano, curated by Mostrami, Bracco Spa Building, Milan

2014 Propagande Noire, in collaboration with Propagande Noire, Thessa Harold Gallery, Paris

2014 Infiltrazioni di legalità, curated by Mostrami, Castello Sforzesco, Milan


Costume Design

2014, Sulla Sabbia, directed by Livia ferracchiati, written by A. Ostermaier, Piccolo Teatro Studio Melato, Milan

2013 La famosa invasione degli Orsi in Sicilia, directed by Marco Balliani, written by Dino Buzzati, Accademia Nazionale di S. Cecilia, Rome


Residencies and Awards

2018 Highlights, Residency program, a project by The Blank in partnership with FARE, MiBACT and SIAE, selected by Domenico De Chirico, Stefano Raimondi, Driant Zeneli, The Blank Residency, Bergamo, Milan

2017 Finalist of Illy Competition, curated by Gianni Ricuperati, selected by Ginevra Bria, Milan

2016 VIR, Residency Program, a project by Giulio Verago and Patrizia Brusarosco, Viafarini Studio, Milan

2016 On Domesticity, workshop with Laetitia Badaut Haussmann, curated by Simone Frangi, Viafarini, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan

2016 Ritratto a mano 2.0, workshop with Gianni Caravaggio, curated by Giuliana Benassi and Giuseppe Pietroniro, Convento delle Claricce, Caramanico Terme (PE)

2015 Cromatografia, workshop with Manuela Ascari as part of the program Artisti in Residenza. Studi Aperti, Macro, Rome

2015 Winner of Art on Iconic Shapes, a project by Mostrami for Bracco SPA, Mostrami Factory, Milan

2015 Winner of Drammaturgia Tedesca, a project by Istituto Paolo Grassi and Brera Academy of Fine Arts, Piccolo Teatro Studio Melato, Milan


Talks

2017 September 25, Comunicare meno, comunicare meglio, talk with Annarita Briganti, Giuseppe Lupo, Emiliano Ponzi, Pietro Biancardi, Serena Scarpello, Verso Libreria, Milan, IT


Articles

2019 Marco Marelli, 5 questions to Letizia Scarpello, Forme uniche

2018 Claudia Santeroni, Intervista Valentina Furian e Letizia Scarpello, HIGHLIGHTS, le residenze di The Blank, ATP Diary

2018 Federica Torgano, Letizia Scarpello, Made in Mind magazine, Milan, Paris

2018 Letizia Scarpello - Troppo Umano, Artribune

2017 Letizia Scarpello - The Beauties, Artribune

2017 T-space studio, 2 minutes, Artist run-space 2017 Jack Fisher/Letizia Scarpello, ATPdiary

2017 Mario Benedetto, Why do things have to be so hard, Tgcom24

2016 Ginevra Bria, Viafarini in residence 2016, Artribune

2016 Ginevra Bria, Il palco come piattaforma sociale, Artribune

2016 Giovanna Repossi, Letizia Scarpello, Live-in Magazine, Milan